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printer's mark

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Definition of printer's mark in English:


A logo serving as a printer’s trademark.
Example sentences
  • A similarly sized ‘De Crenne’ reappears at the end of the second Partie, this time following another Janot colophon and printer's mark.
  • Printer's marks are a necessary part of a print job and it is a good idea to know how to use them.
  • The 16 printer's marks placed around the perimeter of the library ceiling are based on marks used by printers and bookmakers in the 15th, 16th and 17th centuries.

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